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I just got a Boston Scientific SCS all went well

I did not have a pain pump, but was on MS 120/day orally. My pain doc slowly weaned me off it, as well as my other meds. Has your doc discussed how to taper after pump removal? Glad things are going w...

Started by: fstellab 9 Views 2 Replies Last reply: by flygal

Getting ready for my Trial Period with Boston SCS....I have questions....

Dave,
I Would ask your doctor about driving. I do drive now, but keep my stimulator on a no-feel program. Have fun with your trial and let us know how it goes.

Started by: DaveinPain 25 Views 7 Replies Last reply: by flygal

Medcaid And Battery Replacement

With this thread, it was Medicaid, which while federal the monies go to the local state and they get to decide who is applicable for services and what they will cover and with what vendors/doctors/hos...

Started by: TerinH1982 49 Views 11 Replies Last reply: by Quicksilvr44

First Post, ????2nd Anniversary????

Hi Kjjdorsey, Thanks for your input. I have been away from RAP, but am back as I am needing to get my battery replaced. I had my stimulator implanted in 2006 and here we are 13 years later and it ...

Started by: Kjjdorsey 18 Views 2 Replies Last reply: by Quicksilvr44

Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, and Happy New Year

Happy Holidays to all. I wish for all of you a brief respite from your pain for at least a few seconds or minutes to enjoy the season with your friends and loved ones.

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Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, and Happy New Year

Happy Holidays to all. I wish for all of you a brief respite from your pain for at least a few seconds or minutes to enjoy the season with your friends and loved ones.

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Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, and Happy New Year

Happy Holidays to all. I wish for all of you a brief respite from your pain for at least a few seconds or minutes to enjoy the season with your friends and loved ones.

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Jaw pain - has anyone had an implant to help control jaw pain?

Is there anyone out there that has had an SCS for jaw pain or face pain? I had a double jaw joint replacement and still have bad pain a year and a half later. My doctor wants me to have an SCS trial. ...

Started by: Gossling 2 Views 1 Replies Last reply: by Gossling

Jaw pain - anyone with implant for jaw pain or face pain?

Is there anyone out there that has had an SCS for jaw pain or face pain? I had a double jaw joint replacement and still have bad pain a year and a half later. My doctor wants me to have an SCS trial...

Started by: Gossling 7 Views 1 Replies Last reply: by Gossling

Medical Device ID

Have you tried calling patient care? They are usually the go-to people who can direct you to the right person.

Started by: BMT1545 5 Views 2 Replies Last reply: by flygal
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